Think of him what you may, but with 30 league goals and countless match-winning performances to his name despite starting a month-and-a-half after everyone else, it's little surprise that Liverpool's Luis Suarez has been voted the PFA Player of the Year for 2014 at the award gala in London tonight.
Mamadou Sakho trains at Melwood on Friday afternoon #LFC pic.twitter.com/mZIHSnGVl0 Liverpool FC (@LFC) September 13, 2013 It sounds like Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers is quite pleased with his summer spending from what he's seen so far. The Reds boss has described new centre-back Mamadou Sakho as "an absolute monster" after seeing him in training [.
Phil Jones is demanding a written apology from former England Under-21 boss Stuart Pearce, according to the Daily Telegraph. Pearce criticised players aged under-21 who pulled out of representing the Under-21 team in tournaments because they had already been capped by the senior team. And he went as far as to name Manchester United defender [.
Your whistle-stop guide to the latest Premier League arrivals Name: Gary Medel Age: 26 Position: Midfielder Signed from: Sevilla Fee: Undisclosed (reported Â£11m) Did you know? He's nicknamed Pitbull or The Chilean Gattuso, which should tell you everything you need to know about his temperament and playing style.
Defender DaMarcus Beasley and midfielder Brad Davis of the Dynamo have been named to the 35-man provisional roster for the U.S. team in the upcoming Gold Cup. Beasley, who retired from international competition in December 2014 with 121 international caps, will be vying for a spot in his fifth Gold Cup.